Budva – opening of the four new tourist – information bureaus in Petrovac, Budva, Sveti Stefan and Becici tourist will be able to get all the necessary information during their staying in the metropolis of tourism in one place.
Opening the bureau in the center of Budva, in front of the building of Waterworks and Communal enterprise, director of the local Tourist organization Tanja Kazenegra said that the project was done in cooperation with IRD.
The representative of IRD Predrag Jankovic reminded that as a part of the regional project “Opening of tourist information bureaus in Bar and Budva” 8 stand points have been constructed, four in each municipality.
– Regional project was co-financed by USAID, as a part of CRDA program, which in the south is managed by IRD. That is one of totally 54 tourist projects – stressed Jankovic.
For the construction of the bureaus in Budva and Bar, said Kazanegra they needed 154.000 euros.
American organizations USAID and IRD have given 94.500 euros, local TO 34, 494, and the Municipality gave 15.000 euros. Sponsors have provided 5.500 euros – said Kazenegra on a yesterday held ceremony.
Except in Budva, she added, bureaus have been placed at the entrance in Rafailovici, Przno and Petrovac, at the location below the Bus station.
– Bureaus that have about 15 square meters look like sails. They will work from 8 to 15, Monday to Saturday, while the bureau in Petrovac will be opened until 20h during the summer season. With three employees of TO Budva, there will be four students working from tourist faculties, who speak at least one foreign language, and who had a permanent practice in our permanent tourist – information bureau in the Old town. Basic goal of the bureau is encouraging of the registered private accommodation, reporting of the staying of he visitors and tourists in Budva, and providing of administrative help for the payment of residential and other taxes – said Kazanegra and as the most activity she pointed out the promotion activity of the tourist burau.